EU October car sales fall 30% on semiconductor shortage
Published: Friday, 19 November 2021
Passenger car sales in the European Union declined month-on-month in October 2021 due to the continuing global shortage of semiconductors for use in onboard electronics, making it the fourth consecutive month to show a double-digit percentage decrease.
In October, EU passenger car sales decreased by 30.26%
year-on-year to 665,001 units, the lowest October volume since
1995, the European Automotive Manufacturers Association (ACEA)
said on Thursday November 18.
Despite this, thanks to increased sales from March to...